The Jewish people accepted the Torah in fear of God's overwhelming power. Ruth accepted it out of love and loyalty.
The story of Ruth, read on the holiday of Shavuot, teaches that respect for others begins with recognizing their names.
Special scriptural readings for the Festival of Weeks.
What you need to know about this holiday, which starts at sundown May 19.
Everything you need to know about this holiday that celebrates the giving of the Torah.
Shavuot 2016 begins at sunset on Saturday, June 11 and will end on the evening of Monday, June 13.What is Shavuot?Shavuot, ...
Ancient customs involving a childless widow.
An analysis of the book read on Shavuot.
Shavuot commemorates the spring harvest and the giving of the Torah on Mount Sinai.